The Daily Nugget: Motivations for Basketball Coaches and Everyone Who Loves the Game (Paperback)
Motivations for Basketball Coaches and Everyone Who Loves the Game
Exohs LLC, 9780996002226, 260pp.
Publication Date: March 16, 2015
About the Author
Dr. James (Jim) Burson, creator of Solution-Based Basketball(R), is known as a "coach's coach ... and a respected sage in the [coaching] fraternity" (Sports Illustrated) for his lifetime commitment to the game. He also authored the best-selling The Golden Whistle-Going Beyond: The Journey to Coaching Success and writes a widely-read coaching blog at his website, www.jimburson.com. Jim is a consultant for basketball coaches and sports companies, including Nike. He is past president of the National Association of Basketball Coaches and is a member of the Ohio Basketball Hall of Fame, where he serves on the board of directors. An all-time top Division III coach, Jim taught and coached for over 40 years at Muskingum University in Ohio. Jim is a popular motivational speaker, known to recite poetry spontaneously. He is an ardent student of Ralph Waldo Emerson, despite his disappointment when he learned Emerson never coached basketball.